Super Yacht Crew Training . Enhance your skill sets and career by attending a Royal Yachting Association Powerboat level 2 course. Be you a deck hand , steward or stewardess or anyone within yacht crew industry . On Smaller yachts or when things get busy with guests , you will be able to offer more to your current or future yacht . Should that be : Picking up provisions or guest or preparing the toys , Powerboats or PWC’s ( Jet – Ski’s ) . We have completed Powerboat level 2 courses for Yacht Crew !
Powerboat Level 2 : Is a 2 day entry level course , providing you with the skills and confidence to drive a powerboat in daylight hours and favorable conditions .
Course prerequisites & Age : No prior knowledge is required . From 12 years old , under 18’s accompanied with parent or guardian on same course .
You will be given : Royal Yachting Association : Start Power boating book .
Location & Dates : Club Nautico Altea or El Portet Altea . We are flexible on dates , open throughout the year and if 1 person books ! Max 3 students on any course .
What to bring : Waterproofs and warm clothes , bottled water , sun cream and a sun hat . Suitable footwear , no FLIP FLOPS .
Course content : Metrology , sources of weather and interpretation of . Tidal Curves . Clothing and life jackets . Launching and recovery , pre-start and equipment checks . Slow maneuvers , steering a course . Picking up a mooring buoy , coming along side and leaving pontoons etc . Turning in a confined space . Planning speed maneuvers and slowing down . Man overboard recovery . Anchoring . Charts pilotage and passage planning . IRPCS : collisions regulations . Documentation to be carried on board .
What you will leave with upon successful completion : The ability to drive a powerboat at both close quarters and planning speeds . Knowledge , competence and confidence in handling powerboats safely . You will be able to apply for your : International Competence Certificate for Operators of Pleasure Craft . ICC . Powerboats till 10 meters plus PWC ( jet – Ski ) .